is a senior editor at
The New Republic
’s Moscow correspondent.
Blumi Lazar’s nuptials—she’s the daughter of Berel Lazar, the chief rabbi of Russia—attracted 1,500 people to one of Moscow’s biggest parks, a scene that was unimaginable just 20 years ago
· June 23, 2011
Unlikely Martyr: Mikhail Khodorkovsky as Noble Dissident in Putin’s Russia
Newly released from prison, the Jewish tycoon was Russia’s wealthiest oligarch – and the Kremlin’s chief critic
· May 31, 2011